Shenseea

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Shenseea
Birth name Chinsea Lee
Born (1996-10-01) October 1, 1996 (age 22)
Mandeville, Jamaica
Origin Kingston, Jamaica
Genres
Occupation(s) Singer, deejay

Shenseea (born Chinsea Lee) is a Jamaican dancehall reggae performer and deejay. Of Korean descent, her real name is Chinsea Lee and she grew up in St. Elizabeth. Shenseea used to be a promo girl until she was signed by Romeich entertainment. [1]

After remixing well known Vybz Kartel’s song "Loodi" and performing on a side stage at Reggae Sumfest in 2015, she took the main stage in 2017 as her notoriety grew she toured internationally.[2] She received corporate sponsorship deals from telecom firm Flow and Pepsi-Cola Jamaica sponsorship as a representative of their ginger flavored soda in Jamaica.[3]

At the 2016 Youth View Awards she won Young Hot and Hype Artiste; Break Out Celebrity of 2016, and Collaboration of The Year for her song "Loodi" with Vybz Kartel which has been her most successful song to date.[2] In additional to dancehall she has shown skills freestyling as a rapper.[4] She teamed up with Sean Paul for the 2017 single "Rolling"[5] and on a leg of his 2017 European tour.[6] She has also worked with Tommy Lee.

She was featured on Christina Aguilera's 2018 album Liberation, in the song "Right Moves".

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shenseea riding the rhythm". Jamaica Gleaner. October 9, 2017. Retrieved June 22, 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Shenseea graduates to Sumfest's main stage - Loodi tune performer gets 12 minutes tonight". Jamaica Gleaner. July 21, 2017. Retrieved June 22, 2018.
  3. ^ "Shenseea and Her Son Featured In New Commercial - Urban Islandz". Urban Islandz. November 13, 2017. Retrieved June 22, 2018.
  4. ^ "Is Shenseea Plotting A Career Switch To Hip Hop?". Urban Islandz. December 6, 2017. Retrieved June 22, 2018.
  5. ^ "Sean Paul, Shenseea team up on 'Rolling'". Jamaica Star. September 22, 2017. Retrieved June 22, 2018.
  6. ^ "What's Up! Shenseea on new music, sexual harassment and more". www.loopjamaica.com. November 13, 2017. Retrieved June 22, 2018.